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Icklingham: hundreds of homes in west Suffolk village were left without power following fault

22:21 11 March 2014

UK Power Networks

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Power has been restored to hundreds of homes in Icklingham following an overhead cable fault this afternoon.

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UK power Networks engineers were sent to the scene, in Icklingham, when the problem was first reported at about 3.55pm – the incident affected 438 people.

Within an hour 76 had their power restored and by about 10pm yesterday, there were 11 people still without power.

A spokesman for UK Power Networks said: “We understand how frustrating it can be to be without power and would like to thank customers for their patience while we fix the problem.”

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